New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) With the land swap agreement as the centerpiece, Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on Saturday on a two-day "historic" visit to Bangladesh where he will hold talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina and ink several agreements, especially in the field of connectivity and trade.
Friday, June 05, 2015 11:14:02 PM
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Former Intelligence Bureau director Syed Asif Ibrahim was on Friday appointed as "special envoy for counter-terrorism and extremism", an official statement said.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:50:05 PM
Patna, June 5 (IANS) The Bihar Vigilance Bureau on Friday arrested former Magadh University vice-chancellor Arun Kumar for alleged irregularities in the appointments of 12 college principals in 2012-13, an official said.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:42:15 PM
Imphal, June 5 (IANS) The army on Friday stepped up its hunt in Manipur for militants who massacred 18 soldiers, as army chief Gen. Dalbir Singh visited Imphal to take stock of the situation.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:40:03 PM
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The Delhi government on Friday cracked down on 77 hotels for violating pollution norms in the national capital, sending closure notice to all of them.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:22:14 PM
Kolkata, June 5 (IANS) Ridiculing Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's planned interaction with jute mill workers in West Bengal on Saturday, the BJP on Friday asked whether he would seek forgiveness for taking no action to alleviate their plight during the 10-year rule of the UPA government.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:18:04 PM
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A day after India wound up its relief and rescue operation 'Maitri' in quake-hit Nepal, an official statement said on Friday that the Indian Army and Air Force rescued and evacuated over 11,000 people, while airlifting 780 bodies.
Friday, June 05, 2015 10:08:03 PM
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) In a relief of sorts for beleaguered multinational Nestle, its popular 2-minute noodle brand of Maggi passed laboratory tests in Maharashtra, a top official said here on Friday.
Friday, June 05, 2015 9:44:03 PM
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Continuing its crackdown on radio cabs operating in the national capital without proper licences, the Delhi traffic police has impounded another 120 vehicles, taking the total number to 300 in just three days, it was announced on Friday.
Friday, June 05, 2015 9:42:13 PM
Guwahati, June 5 (IANS) The Assam government on Friday banned the sale of Maggi Xtra - chicken noodles marketed by Nestle India in the state for 30 days.
Friday, June 05, 2015 9:36:12 PM
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